Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Polly Packages 2011

I have coloured up Stamping Bella's Polly Packages every year for the past three years (I think) and each card I make I like better than the one before it. Hmmmm....could be with all the cards I have been colouring over the years I think I may be getting better at it. I've said it before, but it never hurts to repeat it....PRACTICE PRACTICE PRACTICE!!!! It really does make a difference. You'll find your groove, settle into your style and when that light bulb goes off it will become much easier when you find YOUR comfort zone.

This year I gave her a rustic feel and paired her up with Basic Grey's 6x6 Wassail paper and coloured her with the following copic markers:

E000, 00, 11, 41, 42, 43, 44, 49
E04, 07, 09, 30, 33, 37, 55, 57
E51, 53, Y11, 26, 28, R22, 35, 39
G40, 8, YG61, 67, BG93, 96

WHEW! That seemed like a lot of colours for a tiny chichiboulie. I added some sparkle around her with Hero Arts glitter and going with that rustic feel I pulled out my JudiKins Straw speckles to sprinkle at her feet. One thing you should is best to use some Ranger Glossy Accents, or something similar, to glue down these heavier texture sprinkles. AND, in case you are wondering, the holly vine is a Memory Box die.

I'll be back on Friday with my Bellarific challenge card and hmmmmm....did I use texture on that? I can't remember. You'll just have to wait and see.

Later, Linda


CraftyViolet said...

Love it!...again. What else is there to say! Love it!

Bren said...
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Bren said...

Wow!! Fabulishis! I'm a definate coulorer wannabe.

dpkennedy said...

Stunning Linda! I love the warm rustic colors and the sparkle is always just right!

Alina said...

it's perfect, Linda, I love it!
hugs, Alina

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

Well I want to be in your comfort zone, your coloring is amazing, love this card and the cute image. FABULOUS

Riet said...

So gorgeous card,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

ladybugg61 said...

I have always been an "in the shadows" admirer of your work/blog, but I must say, your amazing colouring skills blows me away! I just LOVE all your work.

Pinky said...

When was the last time I told you "you rock"? Dang, girl you're good!

Sandy said...

I love this! I love the colors and the papers and the texture. Really wonderful card!


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